Definition lists are used to define terms. A definition list is identified with
The term being defined is encapsulated in “definition term” tags (
The terms definition is then encapsulated in the “definition” tags (
Note Sometimes you might see a list where there are two terms used for the same definition or two different definitions for the same term. This is acceptable.
<dl> <dt>Term 1</dt> <dd>This is the definition of Term 1.</dd> <dt>Term 2</dt> <dd>This is the definition of Term 2.</dd> </dl>